Disparities in the Health and Well-Being of Children and Youth in Rural Areas of the United States

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Date Developed: 05/31/2016. Source: U.S. Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Presenter(s): Janice Probst, PhD; Alana Knudson, PhD; Steve Holve, MD. Type: Webinar Archive. Level: Introductory. Length: 60 minutes.


A presentation of recent data from national surveys and data sets on access, health status, and mortality patterns for children and youth in rural areas, along with resources and information on improving the health of these populations.

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